A chore is a task that you are supposed to do, usually for the benefit of someone else. When you are given a chore, you are usually expected to do it quickly and without complaint.

  • Her mother assigned her a chore to do before she could go to bed.

  • The teacher assigned a chore to the whole class.

Definition of chore


a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee


job, task

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Example Sentences for chore

  • 1

    It was painful in doing the chores.

  • 2

    There was an element of the chore creeping in.

  • 3

    It is a part of the mop and bucket chores.

  • 4

    The people needed to finish their chores.

  • 5

    Meanwhile, Billy helps the landlady with the chores.

  • 6

    The quotidian household chores are featured in the video.

  • 7

    Which of you admin's are up to the chore

  • 8

    They began the chore of preparing for farming by clearing the land.

  • 9

    After the rankings or the nighttime chores, the Family goes to bed.

  • 10

    Andre Engels appears to be handling the bureaucrat chores in the meantime.